130 Total Quotes

Parliament Quotes

In November, Iran's parliament voted to resume uranium enrichment if the IAEA board referred Iran to the U.N. Security Council. Now, Iran appears ready to resume enrichment work … and thereby precipitate the crisis it was presumably seeking to forestall.
Paul Leventhal
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Samuel Coleridge,
You see how this House of Commons has begun to verify all the ill prophecies that were made of it -- low, vulgar, meddling with everything, assuming universal competency, and flattering every base passion -- and sneering at everything noble refined and truly national. The direct tyranny will come on by and by, after it shall have gratified the multitude with the spoil and ruin of the old institutions of the land.
Samuel Coleridge,
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The people who will decide the next parliament will be the four who hold the Maori Party seats.
Derek Fox
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In ignoring the upper house and trying to gain power beyond parliament by a direct pitch to the people, Koizumi could be a dictator.
Minoru Morita
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To make people sit up and listen, they will have to do more than hold up people in parliament.
Sitiveni Rabuka
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I have advocated postal reform for many years. The parliament said it was an absurd argument. The people have said it was the right thing,
Junichiro Koizumi
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I will call on parliament in the next few days.
Adnan Pachachi
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The DPP will not be able to win more than half of the seats in parliament. Support for the DPP will not increase. But if we split, the DPP will benefit,
Lien Chan
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We will assess whether we can accomplish something positive out of this parliament,
Jack Layton
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The prime minister-designate will present his cabinet program … and he will ask parliament to vote in favor of it.
Khaled Suleiman
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Mahmud Ahmadinejad,
We follow the parliament and will definitely implement its bills,
Mahmud Ahmadinejad,
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The CDU, the great party of the center, is back. It is the biggest party in parliament. We will make what we can of this great result.
Edmund Stoiber
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When he comes back, we will appraise the house (of parliament) of the situation.
Pramod Mahajan
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We will set as the loyal opposition in parliament.
Saeb Erakat
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It's unlikely that anything serious will happen until November 15 when the Parliament meets again, ... The commission can't take up office until it's been approved by parliament.
Robin Oakley
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If the Council wins on data retention and the Parliament wins by allowing spam, then the only loser will be the customer -- twice over.
Joe McNamee
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Parliament would be doing a Pontius Pilate to wash their hands of the issue this week.
Alan Baker
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If the parliament asks this from me, I am prepared to be the new Kosovo premier.
Agim Ceku
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It's what we voted for in Parliament. I'm pleased to see Parliament's will respected. I wish the Prime Minister would follow Mr. Pettigrew's example.
Stockwell Day
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You have sat too long for any good you have been doing. Depart, I say, and let us have done with you. In the name of God, go!
Oliver Cromwell
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Benjamin Disraeli
You behold a range of exhausted volcanoes. Not a flame flickers on a single pallid crest.
Benjamin Disraeli
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We will set a date by Monday, when the parliament meets on the dissolution bill.
Amir Peretz
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We will move a privilege motion against the minister who has misled Parliament in reply to a question in this regard.
Gurudas Dasgupta
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We will continue to protest until all American troops are not sent back from Pakistan, until parliament is made sovereign and until an independent election commission is constituted.
Shahid Shamsi
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It's not just a question of numbers. There will be more women (in parliament) who are conscious of women's rights ... There will also be women who are not committed to equality.
Hanan Ashrawi
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We will raise the issue in Parliament. We will take the issue to Parliament and also take to the streets.
Rajnath Singh
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If the honorable parliament does not approve, we will be forced to call the electoral bodies a month before May 29, that is April 29, in order to conduct elections on May 29,
Najib Mikati
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We did not take those forces to Congo but Museveni did without even the consent of Parliament. Now here we are going to pay through our hard earned money.
Ssebaana Kizito
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I am very, very upset that the Palestinians have decided to take a murderer as the representative to the parliament. I think it is a very bad signal,
Silvan Shalom
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about the serious affront that he faced in the European Parliament.
Silvio Berlusconi
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